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Canon LiDE 120 - Issues with Windows 8.1

Good day everybody, I am having issues getting my Canon LiDE 120 scanner working with my Windows 8.1 (64bit) PC. I have tested the device using a Windows 7 PC and it worked fine there. I also know ...
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My scanner isn't responding. It is connected to a SCSI interface using Windows XP

I have a Microtek ScanMaker 9600XL scanner. The best part about it is that it is 12x17 inches. Wowza! The worst part about it is that I've had it working at one point, with the same cable, same card, ...
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Software to aid using camera as a scanner

I want to digitize some index cards with my camera. I'm looking for a program that would automatically fix geometry on the shots (as you would expect the cards come tilted on the picture). I have an ...
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How to scan A4 document and split it into 4 A4 documents?

I have bunch of A4 document papers. One page contains 4 A6 pages. Now I am trying to scan it and split it into 4. Is there any way to make this process easy?
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Arbitrary paper size while scanning with OKI MB441

Is it possible to scan arbitrary paper sizes with OKI MB441? For example photographic pictures? I see only poor predefined set of sizes:
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How do I set IrfanView as my scan handler?

I want to configure my scanner so that I can just push the button on the printer and have it open IrfanView for me ready to scan. I know that I can configure my printer's scan events by right ...
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Sharing a Multifunction Printer/Scanner Over Network

So I have an ubuntu server running in my household and I managed to share my printer (Canon MP250) to the rest of the Windows machines (using Samba). However, I can't quite figure out how to share ...
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What protocol do networked scanners use? Linux server emulation of same?

TLDR: What protocol do network scanners use, and how do I use that to set up a Linux scan server to OS X client? I have a Brother DCP-7065DN laser printer/scanner. It's great. It's connected to ...
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Is there a way to provide access privileges to USB scanner via TWAIN SANE-backends for all users in Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)?

I want to enable all users of a Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) system to use a USB flatbed scanner. Such scanner works using TWAIN SANE from my account (admin) without sudo-ing, while other users can run ...
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Can SANE daemon communicate with a remote network device that has a scanner attached?

My understanding is that SANE is a service that sits between the user level programs and the physical scanner itself, and that SANE provides an API to the programs that it then relays to the physical ...
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How to set the same crop settings for all documents being scanned?

I'm scanning a lot of images using Windows Fax & Scan. I reduced the DPI to speed up the process. All photos are the same size, so I was wondering if I can crop them all at once. Right now, I ...
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Attach local ethernet scanner to remote office VPN

I'm testing an Ethernet scanner. I don't want to go into all the details why. I can access my remote office VPN via workstations and servers just fine. The scanner does not have an interface to log ...
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WIA advanced scanner options?

I have a Canon CanoScan LiDE210 (a USB flatbed scanner) WIA is meant to be the new way to acquire images in Windows, as a replacement for TWAIN. Except when I use WIA I get this very limited, ...
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How to change workgroup on Sharp MX-5001N MFP?

I am the IT admin for a small business and we're trying to get our Sharp MX-5001N MFP to scan to a network drive on a Windows 7 domain using Small Business Server 2011. After meticulously ...
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Installing driver for CanoScan 9000F Mark II fails

The scanner worked previously, but it doesn't anymore. So I deinstalled all Canon software, incl. drivers using USBDeview. After restarting the laptop, I started the Canon driver installer ...
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How to use Umax Astra 5600 in Windows 7 64 bit?

I have a Umax Astra 5600 Scanner. I lost my PC in an accident while moving. Now I have a HP Pavilion g4 with Windows 7 (64 bit). I tried using my scanner on it but the scanner is not even recognised ...
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scanner shows up in xsane under a false device address

i have a problem communicating with my Brother DCP-8040 which can be used for scannig and printing as well. I cannot really tell what the problem really is but here is the output of commands that i ...
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Hp scanner application fails to save a file in Hebrew format

I have an HP laserjet M1522NF and i am using the scanner software that comes with the drivers. what is happening is when i scan a document and try to save the document in Hebrew i get a message: ...
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Add computers to HP CM1312 NFI MFP Scanner

Does anyone happen to know how to add computers to the "Select Computer" menu of HP CM1312 NFI MFP Scanner? I remember that there was a check box somewhere in the application but it didn't work ...
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Flatbed Document Scanner

I have a flatbed scanner hooked up to my older WinXP machine. When I hit the scan button it brings up the prompt asking to what program I want to run. Is there a registry edit, program that will allow ...
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Linux Reseting USB for scanner

My distro does not yet have a backend for my scanner, but the last release of SANE does. So I downloaded the source and installed. Scanning goes fairly well except that for some reason at the end of ...
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Scanning on the HP PSC 1401 without a cartridge installed

Is it possible to scan documents using the HP PSC 1401 combination printer/scanner if there is no printer cartridge installed? When I turn it on (without a cartridge) the "no cartridge" light blinks ...
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Removing scanner selection from Windows' scan window

I'm having an issue with scanner services showing up. I recently reinstalled Photoshop, but it seems that the old "scanner service" stayed. Assistance in removing this will be appreciated. ...
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How do I configure my Asus WL-520GU to support my F2238's flatbed scanner for MacOS X?

I have an Asus WL-520GU and an HP Deskjet F2238. I want to be able to wirelessly scan documents to client computers. I think this is possible but I'm not sure how to set this up. Any pointers?
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Can't connect dell 1600n scanner on ubuntu

I have a dell 1600n multifunction printer with scanner. Printing is no problem but i cant connect the scanner. I followed the instruction on SANE - Installing a scanner that isn't auto-detected. ...
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unidirectional vs bidirectional flatbed scanners

Why does the scanner head needs to return to it's start position after each scan? It wouldn't be faster if it had 2 start positions at the edges or just leave the head in the middle after each scan? ...
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How do you scan an image using OpenToonz's scanning tool GTS?

I downloaded OpenToonz yesterday and made my first animation successfully using only my mouse and OpenToonz. I would like to make my next animation by drawing all the frames on paper and scanning the ...
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How I can connect my network scanner canon ir2525 to my macbook os x yosemite 10.10

I have a Canon IR2525 network printer/scanner. I can connect this scanner to a Windows laptop using the Canon Network Scangear 2.0 and scan the document using NAPS2 scanner software. I have installed ...
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How can I access the live (raw scanned) image displayed by ArcSoft's PhotoImpression 6?

I've spent the better part of my night now trying to access the un-"calibrated" version of an image I have scanned from a 127 film slide in ArcSoft's PhotoImpression 6. When I scan it, I can take a ...
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Macromedia Projector has stopped working

I have HP Scanjet Pro 3000 S2 Scanner. and when I insert the CD and click on the set up for installing it's software it says 'Macromedia Projector has stopped working' and doesn't install the ...
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“HP CUE-Scanning Flow Component has stopped working” Trying to Scan

I am trying to scan a photo with my Ethernet-connected HP Photosmart C6280 using the latest version of HP Solution Center on Windows 10 Pro 64-bit, clicking Scan Picture as shown in the screenshot ...
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Mirascan 6.2 (5560 series) not working

I have had a scanner from benq for a long time. Today I connected to the computer to scan something and when I open the app starts for an second and then stopped. The scanner is a benq mirascan 5560 ...
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WIA on Windows 7 not responding to Brother MFC-9460CDN button scan request

I have a Brother MFC 9460CDN All In One machine connected to the network. It was working well till last week. Since last week, When I select the button scan, Most of the times, It waits for 30 ...
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Mercury 2400U Scanner TWAIN driver not supporting on Windows 7

I have Mercury 2400u scanner. I tried to install its driver on windows 7 32bit. But scanner's twain driver not installing. Its saying OS not supported. I asked Mercury website for help. But they are ...
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Windows 7: Trigger a scan from file browser?

I'm trying to find the shortest path between a file upload input on a web page and scanning a document. My current workflow is to scan a document into a folder on the computer, then upload the file ...
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How to turn off asking about scanner calibration in Windows 7?

I have over 12 Brother DSMobile 600 scanners and Panasonic toughbook's CF-19 with Windows 7. I'm using each toughbook with scanners from this pool. I'm always switch toughbooks and scanners. ...
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Scanner Hardware Buttons While in RDP Session

On a windows 7 machine. Scanner events for the hardware buttons are properly configured. When logged in as a local user everything works correctly. Push the scanner button and the appropriate program ...
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Calibrating a flatbed scanner with an IT8 target?

I was trying to calibrate a flatbed scanner with an IT8 target. The problem is that most things turn noticeably greenish (by that I really mean a huge difference in the a* value of Lab*). More ...
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Where is Plugin menu of Nessus Home v. 6.3.6?

I just downloaded and installed "Nessus Home v. 6.3.6". But, I can't find the plug-ins of Nessus. Where is the plugin section? Under which menu?
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Nessus Home not logging in

I have deleted and reinstalled Nessus for the 7th time now and I still cannot log in. Ive checked everything from my firewall and SSl certificates. When I try to login it only shows a spinning wheel ...
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110GB of hard drive eaten by scanner

I am in the process of scanning a couple of dozen reference books into pdf. The pre-optimized pfd's are around 150MB in size. For some reason since I've been doing it my c: drive has lost 110GB and is ...
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Compile brscan3 on Raspberry Pi (brother scanner)

I am trying to compile brscan3 (Brother software for scanner) from source file on my Raspberry Pi (arm architecture). I tried ./configure but I obtain this error: config.status: creating Makefile ...
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Scan functionality not working

I have a Brother MFC-7860DW. It is set up wireless. I can print just fine but the scanner will not work. I keep getting the error message that says: MFC7860-DW LAN cannot be found . . . ...
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I don't have a scanner. How can I clean up a photo of a piece of paper?

Recently I've been asked to print a piece of paper, sign it, scan it and then send it back via email. Unfortunately I don't own a scanner. I'm hoping I can take a photo of the paper and then ...
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Install HP Scanjet Software after previous install was deleted

I am using an HP Scanjet G2410 scanner and previously installed the software on my external hard disk. The external hard disk stopped working and the software got deleted. I used Revo Uninstaller to ...
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Kodak Scanner Software Issue 0xc0000005

I am trying to be able to use a program called Kodak Smart Touch, but just today I have experienced an error preventing it from opening. The scanner is a business class scanner, an i2900. It comes ...
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image / document scanner source selection changing

I have an issue which might seem strange. In a computer two scanners are installed. A flatbed scanner and a document feeder. We use some web based procedures to do things in which document scanning is ...
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Can't scan with Samsung SCX-4216F

I Have Samsung SCX-4216F multifunctional printer connected via LPT port to Windows XP machine. I have installed printing and scanning drivers from Samsung and software called SmartThru 3. ...
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Partial page scanning

We have about 30,400 sheets of paper. Each sheet of paper has an ID that is written by hand as shown in picture: http://www.flickr.com/photos/46620806@N05/8677946233/in/photostream/lightbox/ I'm ...
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Blue horizontal lines when scanning with color

I have an HP Scanjet G2410 flatbed scanner that was working perfectly until now. When I try to scan something in color I get these large horizontal lines at the top and bottom of the picture. For ...